Here I Go Again

Another post with comments turned off. It's not like I don't want to hear from anyone. It's like I'm going to be more off-the-grid than on-the-grid for the next couple of weeks. When I'm fully back online, I promise I'll turn comments back on, and we can have a chat. In the meantime, enjoy these… Continue reading Here I Go Again


Still on Hiatus … Sort Of

Hello, everyone, and I hope you all  are well.  I'm still on vacation from my day job (yea!), but I've returned from my out-of-town trips and am slowly dipping my toes into the warm waters of the blogosphere.  My first order of business after publishing this post will be to respond to the many comments… Continue reading Still on Hiatus … Sort Of

Top Ten Lists

Top Ten Things Not to Do as You Return to Work after a Long Holiday Hiatus

Here is the 28th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do by Marie Ann Bailey of 1WriteWay at and John W. Howell of Fiction Favorites at These lists are simu-published on our blogs each Monday. We hope you enjoy. 10.  When returning to work after a long holiday hiatus, do… Continue reading Top Ten Things Not to Do as You Return to Work after a Long Holiday Hiatus


Giving Thanks for a Mini-Hiatus

Maybe it's because this happened sooner than I expected ... Maybe it's the pink hair ... Maybe it's because we (meaning my husband and me) don't participate in the usual Thanksgiving festivities ... Because we would rather being hanging out here ... In any case, I'm giving myself four days off, not just from my… Continue reading Giving Thanks for a Mini-Hiatus